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Weeding Tools - Our Top Recommended Picks

Spring is coming soon - something we're always excited for on the nursery - and so are the weeds.  Looking around the nursery, I can already spot the rosettes of weeds in the beds and borders, and if they don't get taken care of quickly, that's going to present a problem come summer and fall
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Rabbits Eating your Shrubs? Try one of these 5 Tips!

For an animal that isn’t overly large, rabbits sure can do a lot of damage in the garden! Rabbits don’t hibernate for the winter and have to eat to stay alive – When the weather turns cold, rabbits will turn to anything that is still alive, including your shrubs and groundcovers. If you’ve
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11 Winter Tasks to Do Now to Set Yourself Ahead for Spring Planting

It may be Winter, and there may be nothing growing outside right now, but that’s no reason to stay put indoors! There are a lot of things you can do to both stave off cabin fever and prep yourself for the Springtime rush. From starting seeds indoors to around-the-yard tasks to tackle on nicer d
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How to Keep Weeds From Growing Around New Tree Seedlings

It's late June, and here at GreenTec Nursery in Central Indiana, the weeds are coming in thick and fast. With over 5 inches of rain in the last 2 weeks, the ragweed, thistles and foxtail grass are growing furiously. We've planted a lot of tree seedlings in the last few years, and if we don'
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